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New article on sectoral knowledge creation for lithium-ion batteries published

Researchers from SusTec and the Energy Politics Group (EPG) have analysed how different sectors linked in a technology’s value chain can affect innovation processes. In their new paper published in Research Policy, they investigate knowledge creation processes in the lithium-ion battery (LIB) technology in Japan.  Read more 


Nature Energy editorial mentions article co-authored by SusTec

The journal Nature Energy celebrated its first birthday with an editorial reviewing research highlights that appeared in their first year. One of the 14 papers mentioned is "Limiting the public cost of stationary battery deployment by combining applications" co-authored by researchers from ETH Zurich's SusTec and EPG. Read more 


SusTec featured in the official magazine of the Swiss Int. Air Lines

SusTec’s brave Samichlaus swimmers are featured in the February edition of the SWISS Magazine, the official magazine of Swiss International Air Lines. Read more 


Brokers could lower the risks in green power markets

Fanny Frei, PhD candidate at SusTec, has written an article discussing characteristics of green power markets that influence their success. Read more 


Peak Session of SCCER FEEB&D: Kick-off Phase II (2017-2020)

SusTec research on Future Energy Efficient Building & Districts (FEEB&D) continues in second phase. Read more 


Why energy forecasts often fail

Players in the energy industry and the policy domain often depend on forecasts. A closer look reveals that these predictions sometimes fall wide of the mark. Read more 


SusTec researcher joins editorial board.

Johannes Meuer joins the editorial board of the European Management Journal, one of the leading European journals in the field of organization and management studies.  Read more 


Congratulations Dr. Annegret Stephan

We congratulate Annegret Stephan for successfully defending her doctoral dissertation titled: “Innovation in Multi-Component and Multi-Purpose Technologies: The Case of Battery Storage” on December 6th , 2016. Read more 


SusTec researcher wins 3rd price of this year's SAEE Student Award

Marius Schwarz received the 3rd prize of the Swiss Association for Energy Economics’ (SAEE) Student Award for his Master’s thesis. Marius analyzed the creation of knowledge across industry sectors for the lithium-ion battery and thin film photovoltaic technology.  Read more 


Welcome to SusTec Alejandro Nuñez Jimenez

SusTec welcomes a new team member: Alejandro Nuñez Jimenez joined the group in October 2016 as a new PhD candidate. His research will focus on the influence of technology characteristics in the effectiveness of policy instruments aimed at catalyzing its adoption. Read more 

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